You can fool some people sometimes, but you can't fool all the people all the time.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
The truth is, I've never fooled anyone. I've let men sometimes fool themselves.
All warfare is based on deception.
Avoid people who mess with your head.
Avoid people who intentionally and repeatedly do and say things that they know upset you. Avoid people who expect you to prioritize them but refuse to prioritize you. Avoid people who can't and won't apologize sincerely. Avoid people who act like the victim when confronted with their abusive behavior.
Drugs are a false carrier of pleasure and a means of cutting oneself off from the perception of emptiness.
The nature of oratory is such that there has always been a tendency among politicians and clergymen to oversimplify complex matters. From a pulpit or a platform even the most conscientious of speakers finds it very difficult to tell the whole truth.